NEET: NATIONAL ELIGIBILITY CUM ENTRANCE TEST
The National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) UG is being conducted by the NTA from 2019 onwards. This test was conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) till 2018. NEET (UG) is applicable for admission to MBBS/BDS courses in India in medical/dental colleges run with the approval of Medical Council of India/Dental Council of India under the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India except for the institutions established through an Act of Parliament i.e. AIIMS and JIPMER Puducherry. The responsibility of the NTA is limited to conducting the entrance examination, declaration of result and providing All India Rank to the Directorate General Health Services, Government of India for the conduct of counselling for 15% all India quota seats and for supplying the result to state/other counselling authorities.